Tag Archives: Ruggles

George Fraim

George Fraim
birth: 17 Feb 1799, Bullitt County, Kentucky to Archibald Fraime and Nancy Watson
death: 14 Dec 1842, Martin County, Indiana
burial: Brooks Cemetery, Mt. Pleasant, Martin County, Indiana

marriage: 10 Sep 1820, Bullitt County, Kentucky
Nancy Watson
birth: 27 Feb 1795, Pennsylvania
death: 10 Aug 1863, Martin County, Indiana
burial: Brooks Cemetery, Mt. Pleasant, Martin County, Indiana

Children of George Fraim and Nancy Watson:

  • Elvira, 1825-?, m. Johnson Singleton
  • William Harrison, 1827-1850; m. Mary Selenia Taylor
  • Kesiah, 1827-ca. 1851, m. Peter Quick
  • James Franklin, 1829-?
  • Thomas Logan, 1831-?
  • Elvis Lynch, 1833-? m. Margaret C. Meek
  • Armaduke Moses Jr., 1834-1895, m. Flora Jane Love
  • Nancy Jane, 1837-1918, m. Francis Ruggles

George platted a large section of Mt. Pleasant and sold plots. He was a merchant.

George lived in Bullitt County, Kentucky; Hindostin and Mt. Pleasant, Martin County, Indiana.

Submitted by:
Carol Collins
Email: carolcollins65@gmail.com

Jonathan W. Ruggles

Jonathan W. Ruggles
b. 22 August 1818, Lewis County, Kentucky, to John and Elizabeth (Wilson) Ruggles
d. 16 November 1865, Carlisle, Warren County, Iowa

m. 18 March 1841, Shelby County, Indiana
Samantha Amerilla Thomas
b. 29 December 1822, Jennings County, Indiana, to Elijah and Sarah (Pounds) Thomas
d. 25 March 1884, Warren County, Iowa

Children with Samantha Amerilla Thomas:
• George Washington (1841-1863)
• John W. (b. 1843) married Hannah M. Weatherby
• William H. (b. 1846) married Alice Lamphire
• Sarah E. (b. 1848) married Erastus Surber
• Marcus Lafayette (b. 1849)
• Albert Martin (1851-1928) married Alice Jane Lee
• Phoeby B. (1856-1859)
• Amos P. (1857-1859)
• Abraham Lincoln (b. 1860)
• Josephine L. (b. 1863)
• Jonathan Johnson (b. aft. 1863)

Jonathan came to Shelby County, Indiana, about 1842, and left in 1859.

Submitted by:
Loran Ralph Braught
West Terre Haute IN
E-mail: loranbraught@verizon.net